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Research & the Importance of the Review of the Literature

What are some reasons why it is important to conduct a review of the literature as part of a research project?

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1. What are some reasons why it is important to conduct a review of the literature as part of a research project?

By definition, there are many reasons for conducting a review of the literature when doing a research project, as described in the following definition:

"The literature review is an evaluative report of information found in the literature related to your selected area of study. The review should describe, summarize, evaluate and clarify this literature. It should give a theoretical base for the research and help ...

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This solution discusses several reasons why it is important to conduct a review of the literature as part of a research project.

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